Brainwaves – October 25 – Daryl’s lived experience – Veteran’s Health Week

This week isĀ Veteran’s Health Week. We talk to Daryl about his experience of serving as an apprentice musician in the army in the 1970s.

This show contains mentions of trauma, PTSD and sexual abuse. If you require any assistance please contact Helpline on 1300 111 500 or Lifeline on 13 11 14.

Panel – Lauren

Interview – Marni

Brainwaves – 18 October – I CAN Network (autism)

On this week’s show Lauren interviewed Carla who is a mentor, network leader and speaker for the I Can Network.

The I Can Network encourages people on the autism spectrum with an ‘I Can’ attitude. Carla tells us about her own experience and how through this service young people are being helped with training to enter the workforce after finishing school.

Panel – Marni

Interview – Lauren

Brainwaves – 4 October – Transformative storytelling – Fiona’s story

In the third and final episode of our transformative storytelling series, we talk to Fiona Browning, who is a mental health consumer, advocate, and activist. Fiona shares how storytelling has allowed her to open up about her mental health journey.

Next week is Mental Health Week and Brainwaves will be having a special one-hour long program. Stay tuned!

Brainwaves – 27 September – Transformative storytelling – Annie’s story

In the second episode of our transformative storytelling series, we talk to Annie Whitehead about her journey. Her story highlights the need for community inclusion, and how finding the right people can help you gain strength along the way.